Prayer Blog

February 16, 2021

I lift up my eyes to the hills. From where does my help come? My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth. Psalm 121:1-2 ESV

Praise God for the continued faith and commitment of the CBSI leadership team in Mozambique.

Praise God for the leaders and participants in the newly formed Charlottesville, Virginia men’s class. Please pray for the Servants Team as they seek God’s called leaders for this year and next year, particularly Core Leaders. Pray that men would be drawn to study God’s Word and learn of Community Bible Study through the outreach of class leaders and participants.

Praise God for two new CBSI women’s classes in an undisclosed country in the Middle East/North Africa Region. Please ask God to provide what is needed to continue to grow the ministry.

Please pray for the new CBSI National Director as he works to strengthen the ministry in Haiti.

Please pray with the Banning Beaumont, California class in asking for God’s wisdom in identifying next year’s leaders and give thanks to our heavenly Father in advance for His mighty provision.

Please join the Iowa & Illinois Zone as they pray for their two InPrison & Beyond classes who are still unable to meet. Pray that the Pontiac Correction Facility in Illinois and the Newton 1 Correctional Facility in Iowa might begin to open to CBS again soon. Please pray for the safety and health of inmates across the U.S. and that they may lean on God and not lose hope.

Please pray for deepening connections between CBS participants and Jesus Christ in the study of God’s Word through the use of technology across all of the ministry.

Please pray for the Greensboro, North Carolina day class leaders who are making recommitment decisions for CBS for the 2021-2022 class year. Please pray for the LORD to fill the Servants Team and Leaders Council with those He has called and that they may have joy in serving.

Please pray that online CBSI classes will attract more participants in the South Asia Region, and that additional classes will be started.

Please pray that the Lord will bring His leaders to the San Juan Capistrano, California After School Kids (ASK) class for the fall of 2021. Also, please pray for healing and comfort for two students battling cancer.

Please pray for wisdom and discernment for Servants Teams in the Northern Plains Zone as they seek God’s called leaders.

Please pray for wisdom for NextGen trainers on how to present important information as they prepare for spring leadership training. Please pray for the Holy Spirit to bring fresh anointing as He leads and comforts them in their work.

Please pray that a younger generation of CBSI leaders will be called to serve the ministry in Finland. Please pray that they will be committed and equipped to bring enthusiasm, ingenuity, and creativity to the existing national leadership.

Please pray for the CBS ministry in the country of the day: Cuba